APA (American Psychological Association) style is most often used by researchers in the Social Sciences, especially Psychology, and by Education and Business researchers. Citation styles can vary depending on the publication or topic. If you aren't sure which citation style to use, be sure to ask your professor which style they prefer for assignments in their class.
Provides a quick resource for citing references in papers using the 6th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (2010). These materials will introduce you to APA documentation and show you examples which you can use as templates for citing your own references.